GPI Welcomes Former New Zealand Poet Laureate

September 1, 2023

We are excited to announce that Selina Tusitala Marsh, the renowned former New Zealand Poet Laureate, will be joining us at the George Padmore Institute on Tuesday, 21 November. Selina will be leading a drawing and writing workshop around her latest work, Mophead Tu: The Queen's Poem. In this bestseller, Selina narrates her journey from being crowned the Commonwealth Poet and being invited to perform for the Queen at Westminster Abbey, to confronting doubts about her identity and loyalties when labelled a ‘sellout’. We will announce further details soon.

Read more about Mophead Tu: The Queen's Poem here.

Selina Tusitala Marsh


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